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Run for the Horses 5k

August 31, 2019 @ 7:00 am 11:00 am

The 10th Annual “Run for the Horses 5K” will be held Saturday, August 31, 2019 starting at the Orenda Pavilion in Saratoga Spa State Park.  This will be a family and pet friendly event with vendors, former racehorses to meet, a canine division and a Kids Fun Run. Walkers are encouraged to join in and enjoy a beautiful morning in the park. The 5K course is certified and all proceeds will benefit rescued and retired Thoroughbred racehorses.

Check-in at 7:00am.  The Kids Fun Run starts at 8:00am and the 5K Race at 8:30am.  There will be refreshments and prizes in all race/walk divisions.  There is also a canine division with a special prize for the dog finishing first.

Pre-race registration for the event is $25. Race day registration is $30.


Cheers & Thanks to our Winners Circle Sponsor

Jill and Bob Baffert – in memory of their dear friend, Carmen Barrera

New York Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association

Cheers & Thanks to our Furlong Sponsors

Bergen Stables LLC
Provider of Treats & Prizes for our Canine Division!
Provider of all Post-Race Water for the Run for the Horses 5K!
Higher Logic
Where fans become owners
Newman Racing
Rainbow’s End Racing Stable
Provider of Post-Race Snacks for the Run for the Horses 5K!
The Saratoga Special/ This is Horse Racing
True Prosperity – the TRF is her designated aftercare charity!

Run for the Horses Partners & Beneficiaries

2019 Media Sponsor